Situations Vacant

Appointed Director

The Board of AFL New Zealand is seeking to fill a board vacancy for the position of Appointed Director.

The AFL New Zealand Board is responsible for overseeing the governance, promotion and development of the sport of Australian Football in New Zealand and to provide opportunities for all New Zealand residents to enjoy this exciting football code.  A dedicated team that reports to the Board through the CEO undertakes the day-to-day promotion and development of the game.

The Board has responsibility for monitoring the strategic direction of the sport in New Zealand and wishes to bring to the Board, through this vacancy, proven business, promotion, marketing or legal experience to complement the skills that already exist within the Board.

Applicants will have proven business experience at senior management or board level and be able to undertake the important governance responsibilities as well as develop the strategic plans for the future growth of Australian Football in New Zealand.  Knowledge of sports administration issues would be desirable but not essential.

Your current geographic location is not an impediment for this position or for your contribution.

An application, including a curriculum vitae and an appropriate covering letter and contactable work place references, from people who would like be part of meeting the challenges that this exciting and growing sport offers and who are willing to contribute to its continuing development, are welcomed.

Applications must be forwarded to the CEO of AFL New Zealand by email to football@aflnz.co.nz

Subject heading: Director Positions

Applications close Friday 5pm 27th September 2019.

All application will be treated with respect and confidence and will be replied to.

For more details on AFL New Zealand and its governance go to http://aflnz.co.nz/about

Auckland

Placement Opportunities with AFL New Zealand

AFL New Zealand can offer students the opportunity to be part of one of the faster growing sports in New Zealand.

Our programmes are delivered in Primary and Secondary schools, and as various elements of the AFL New Zealand High Performance programme. We are also looking for placement students to assist with the wide range of events that we operate.

We offer two models of placement, depending on the requirements of the student and the organisation.

Placement 1: 300 hours. (100 hours spent delivering programmes to learn about AFL New Zealand, 100 hours spent on a personal project, 100 hours meeting your academic requirements.)

Placement 2: 250 hours. (150 hours spent delivering programmes to learn about AFL New Zealand and on a personal project, 100 hours spent meeting your academic requirements.)

 

AFL KiwiKick Coordinators – Casual Employment

We need coaches to deliver the AFL KiwiKick programme in Primary and Intermediate Schools. If you are fun, sporty and confident, with strong leadership and communication skills, then we want to hear from you.

You’ll be running the programme during the school day on the same day each week, at a local school, with some afternoon and evening hours available too. You can work just one day per week or more. 

You will be required to attend one unpaid training and induction day before starting. You will also require your own transportation.

 

Wellington

AFL KiwiKick Coordinators – Casual Employment

We need coaches to deliver the AFL KiwiKick programme in Primary and Intermediate Schools. If you are fun, sporty and confident, with strong leadership and communication skills, then we want to hear from you.

You’ll be running the programme during the school day on the same day each week, at a local school, with some afternoon and evening hours available too. You can work just one day per week or more. 

You will be required to attend one unpaid training and induction day before starting. You will also require your own transportation.

 

Canterbury

AFL KiwiKick Coordinators – Casual Employment

We need coaches to deliver the AFL KiwiKick programme in Primary and Intermediate Schools. If you are fun, sporty and confident, with strong leadership and communication skills, then we want to hear from you.

You’ll be running the programme during the school day on the same day each week, at a local school, with some afternoon and evening hours available too. You can work just one day per week or more. 

You will be required to attend one unpaid training and induction day before starting. You will also require your own transportation.

 

Northland

AFL KiwiKick Coordinators – Casual Employment

We need coaches to deliver the AFL KiwiKick programme in Primary and Intermediate Schools. If you are fun, sporty and confident, with strong leadership and communication skills, then we want to hear from you.

You’ll be running the programme during the school day on the same day each week, at a local school, with some afternoon and evening hours available too. You can work just one day per week or more. 

You will be required to attend one unpaid training and induction day before starting. You will also require your own transportation.

 

Coaching 

AFL New Zealand Youth Coach job description

AFL New Zealand Premiership Coach job description

For a complete job description, or to apply for any position, please email playafl@aflnz.co.nz.